Nellie Fredriksson
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    Nellie  Fredriksson

    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Ängelholm, Sweden

    High School:
    Ällebergsgymnasiet

    Height:
    5-11

    Position:
    Outside Hitter

    Birthdate:
    02/08/1995


    11/27/2014

    Salukis fall 3-0 against Missouri State to conclude their MVC Tournament run

    The Salukis finish the 2014 season 16-15 overall, 10-8 in conference play.

    11/25/2014

    Fifth-seeded Salukis travel to Cedar Falls for MVC Tournament

    SIU opens the tournament against No. 4 Missouri State at 5 p.m. on Thursday.

    11/21/2014

    Salukis finish regular season with a 3-0 victory over Evansville

    SIU continues on to post-season play at the MVC Tournament beginning Thanksgiving Day.

    11/14/2014

    Salukis earn fifth-straight win in 3-2 victory over Missouri State

    SIU continues on to face No. 3 ranked Wichita State tomorrow.

    11/07/2014

    Salukis clinch five-set victory over No. 2 ranked Northern Iowa

    On-point serves and strong offense and defense led to an intense 3-2 finish.

    11/02/2015

    SIU vs. Wichita State

    SIU beat Wichita State 3-2 on Nov. 2, 2015

    11/08/2014

    vs. Drake, 11-08-14 (Senior Day)

    Photos from SIU's Senior Day match against Drake on Nov. 8, 2014.

    10/03/2014

    vs. Loyola (10-03-14)

    Photos from SIU's volleyball match vs. Loyola on Oct. 3, 2014 at Davies Gym.

    08/08/2014

    2014 Volleyball Team Photos

    Head shots and team shots of the 2014 SIU Volleyball team.

    2015
    Game-By-Game Stats
    Played in all 33 matches and started in 21…Had 213 kills for an average of 1.70 kills per set…Attacked at a .231 clip…Totaled 76 blocks, including two solo…Hit 12 kills and zero errors on 26 attempts for a season-high .426 clip against SEMO…Had six blocks in SIU’s five-set win over Wichita State, and six in SIU’s match against Illinois in the NCAA tournament…Totaled 253 points overall…Helped the Salukis to the best season in program history with an at-large bid to the NCAA Tournament.

    2014
    Game-By-Game Stats
    Totaled 160 kills and averaged 1.43 per set • Ranks 17th in the MVC with 82 blocks -- the third-most for the Salukis this season -- including five solo • Averaged 0.73 blocks per set • Finished the match against Indiana State with a season-high eight blocks • Hit a season-high 11 kills with only one error for a season-high .476 hitting efficiency against Missouri State • Played in all 31 matches and started nine in her debut season....Earned the MVC Commissioner's Academic Excellence Award.

    Prior to SIU
    Nevza Tournament MVP and Best Spiker • Played in the Elitserien from the age of 14, the highest volleyball division in Sweden • At 14 years old, she was the youngest to ever play in the Elitserien League • Was the team captain of the junior national team for five years (2007-13, 35 matches) before joining the Swedish senior national team when she was 17 (eight matches) • Named Best Scandinavian Spiker in 2009 and 2010

    Personal
    Born Feb. 8, 1995, to Stefan Fredriksson and Pia Andersson in Ängelholm, Sweden • Stefan is an executive manager at a bank and Pia is an accountant • Has one sibling, Love • Undecided major.

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